Mean, Median & Mode: Measures of Central Tendency


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If all other statistical procedures fail, the best predictor of a score will be the _____.

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1. All of the following statements are correct, EXCEPT:

2. If there are two modes, you should _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Each question in this multiple-choice quiz focuses on a key point presented in the related lesson on mean, media, and mode, and will help you determine how well you understand the topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will test you on these topics:

  • Best predictor of a score if all other statistical procedures fail
  • Skewing the mean
  • Multiple modes
  • Measure most likely to change with the introduction of additional scores

Skills Practiced

You will practice the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding measures of central tendencies and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as mean and mode
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as samples

Additional Learning

Once you have finished the quiz, make sure to peruse the related lesson titled Mean, Median & Mode: Measures of Central Tendency. The specially designed lesson explores these topics:

  • Understanding central tendency
  • Exploring measures of central tendencies
  • Detailing the effects of outliers on central tendency
  • Describing the three common measures of central tendency